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Success is the child of audacity.

Benjamin Disraeli

When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened. Winston Churchill When I want to read a novel, I write one.

Benjamin Disraeli

There is no education like adversity.

Benjamin Disraeli

The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but reveal to them their own.

Benjamin Disraeli

Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.

Benjamin Disraeli

Action may not always bring happiness , but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.

Benjamin Disraeli

We are all born for love, it is the principle existence and it's only end.

Benjamin Disraeli

Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.

Benjamin Disraeli

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Where's the rest of me ?

Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)

One can spend a lifetime assigning blame, find the cause 'out there' for all the troubles that exist. Contrast this with the 'responsible attitude' of confronting the situation, bad or good, and instead of asking, 'What caused the trouble ? Who was to blame ?' asking 'How can I handle this present situation to make the most of it ? What can I salvage here ?'

Abraham Maslow

Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time

Marion Wright Edelman

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Do, or do not. There is no try.

Yoda, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Wherever there's a fight so hungry people can eat, I'll be there.

Tom Joad, The Grapes Of Wrath (1940)

I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.

Albert Einstein

Marriage is a door which looks out upon a beautiful view. As that door is opened and the horizon unfolds before you, know that nothing is sweeter than the warmth of one hand within another.

Collin McCarty

Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression, in order that every man present his views without penalty, there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.

Albert Einstein

If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.

Dale Carnegie

Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching

Satchel Paige

When fate hands us a lemon, let's try to make a lemonade.

Dale Carnegie

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

When people are like each other they tend to like each other.

Anthony Robbins

You can never be happy at the expense of the happiness of others.

Chinese Proverb

What's meant to be will always find a way

Trisha Yearwood

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.

Norman Vincent Peale

Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.

Danny Thomas

Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.

Napoleon Hill

Fear nothing, for every renewed effort raises all former failures into lessons, all sins into experience.


No man is free who is not master of himself.


Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.

Lord Chesterfield

People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.

George Allen

It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.

William Carlos Williams

It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.


An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't.

Anatole France

Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.

Oscar Wilde

Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.

Zig Ziglar

How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.


I don't want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.

Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)

Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.

Albert Einstein

What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.

Swami Vivekananda

Think about it, there must be higher love. Down in the heart or hidden in the stars above, without it, life is a wasted time. Look inside your heart, I'll look inside mine.

Steve Winwood

Press forsake! Go ahead and press 'forsake now' !


Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.

Oscar Wilde

The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.

Richard Bach

I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.

Woody Allen

The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.

John Ruskin

We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.

George Bernard Shaw

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.

Ambrose Redmoon

Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.

James Dean

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.


Success doesn't come to you, you go to it.

Marva Collins

It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.

Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

Most people are about as happy as they make up their mind to be.

Abraham Lincoln

Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.

Abraham Lincoln

To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.

Hugh Prather

Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.

Kahlil Gibran

Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.

Benjamin Disraeli

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work

Thomas Edison

The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.

Swami Vivekananda

I have come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass, and I'm all out of bubble gum.

Nada, They Live (1988)

To God, there is no zero. I still exist.

Scott Carey, The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)

I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.

Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)

There's always a way - if you're committed.

Anthony Robbins

Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.

Laura Frith

Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.

George Santayana

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.

Victor Hugo

Are great things ever done smoothly ? Time, patience, and indomitable will must show.

Swami Vivekananda

Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.

T.S. Eliot

There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.

George Santayana

What really matters is what you do with what you have.

Shirley Lord

It's easier to remember when you are right than when the other person was right.

Robert Half

First say to yourself what you would be, and then do what you have to do.


They're here !

Carol Anne Freeling, Poltergeist (1982)

If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.

Swami Vivekananda

The worst part of life is waiting. The best part of life is having someone worth waiting for.

Jessica Brumley

Misfortunes, untoward events, lay open, disclose the skill of a general, while success conceals his weakness, his weak points.


You can observe a lot just by watching.

Yogi Berra

The good physician treats the disease, the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.

William Osler

If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask !

W. Clement Stone

Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.

Publius Terence

Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot, but make it hot by striking.

William B. Sprague

You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.

Kahlil Gibran

If I am pressed to say why I loved him, I feel it can only be explained by replying. Because it was he, because it was me.


Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.

Roy Goodman

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.

Abraham Lincoln

What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.

Pearl Bailey

Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.


Here's looking at you, kid.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.

Harry Lime, The Third Man (1949)

The only time I really become discouraged is when I think of all the things I would like to do and the little time I have in which to do them.

Thomas Edison

Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.

Stephen A. Brennan

The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.

Kahlil Gibran

Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.

Alexander Smith

If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.

The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)

Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.

Mother Teresa

When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.

W. Clement Stone

Success is a journey not a destination.

Ben Sweetland

Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.

Lisa Hoffman

Never live in the past but always learn from it.


From his neck down a man is worth a couple of dollars a day, from his neck up he is worth anything that his brain can produce.

Thomas Edison

Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.

Carl Jung

Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.

John Lennon

Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.

Marcus Aurelius

What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.

George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)